Location & Access

Dana Village is located in a quite rural area of Fukushima prefecture, in the countryside of Japan. Public transport is limited, and it might need some planning beforehand. Hence why we made some guides, to make it easier for you to visit us! In case you’d like to visit, please let us know in advance by contacting us through our contact page or our FaceBook page. Thank you!


Public Transport (bus & train)

bus
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If you come by bus, you have to take the bus to Aizu-Wakamatsu (station) [会津若松(駅)].
(about 4 hours 30 mnts  from Shinjyuku bus terminal. You can book it from this site)
From Aizu-Wakamatsu station you can take the train to Nozawa station [野沢(駅)].
The train ticket costs ¥740, and takes about 40 minutes. This train usually goes once or twice per hour.
To check the train timings you can use this website: Jorudan Japan Transit Planner use ‘Nozawa’ as your destination.

You consider to take bus to Nozawa station/Nishiaizu IC, as there is limited train.

From Nozawa station to Dana Village you can either take a taxi or request a pick-up. (this can be easily done by contacting us in advance!)
The drive to Dana Village from Nozawa station is about 10 minutes.
In case you are adventurous or simply enjoy walking, you can come by foot from Nozawa station. Use our pictured guide! (download links below)
Walking takes about 1 hour.

 


train
: If you come by train, go to Nozawa Station [野沢駅]. You can plan your transit using this website:
Jorudan Japan Transit Planner 
use ‘Nozawa’ as your destination.By the bullet train, you can get down at Koriyama st. then transit at Aizuwakamatsu-Nozawa. It takes about 4 hours in total.

From Nozawa station to Dana Village you can either take a taxi or request a pick-up. (this can be easily done by contacting us in advance! Don’t worry, there’s no charge~) The drive to Dana Village from Nozawa station is about 10 minutes.
In case you are adventurous or simply enjoy walking, you can come by foot from Nozawa station. Use our pictured guide! (download links below)
Walking takes about 1 hour.


By Car

The easiest way to reach us by car is driving to Nozawa station and then using our pictured guide to Dana Village. In case you have a GPS use ‘Nozawa station’ as your destination and then continue from there with our pictured guide. (download links below)

Or copy&paste Dana Village’s address to drive to us directly;

福島県耶麻郡西会津町野沢長三郎家ノ上丙655

(655 Ienouehei Chozaburo Nozawa, Nishiaizu Fukushima in English, but it doesn’t work on map)

 

 


Pictured Guide (summer & winter version)

Below you will find the download links to a summer and winter version of our location guide from Nozawa st.
At the beginning of the document there’s 3 maps to clarify the picture guide more thoroughly.

Each number on the map is also shown on every photo on the top-right corner.

 

(click to download)